Kong delivers a next-generation API and service lifecycle management platform designed for modern architectures, including microservices, containers, cloud and serverless. Offering high flexibility, scalability, speed and performance, Kong enables developers and Global 5000 enterprises to reliably secure, connect and orchestrate microservice APIs for modern applications. Kong is building the future of a service control platform to intelligently broker information across services.
Getting Started with Consul
Kong’s Ingress Controller integrates with Consul by enforcing policies to protect ingress gateway defined to expose Consul-hosted Kubernetes services to external consumers. Consul service discovery feeds service catalog data for Kong Ingress Controller to enforce those policies.